Seeking the Diagnosis: Our Journey to ASD

A year ago, if you told me that my daughter was autistic, I wouldn’t have listened. In fact, I probably would have gotten pretty defensive. It’s the mama bear in me but a lot has changed in the last year. This is our journey to my baby’s ASD diagnosis.   Disclaimer: I am not a … Read more Seeking the Diagnosis: Our Journey to ASD

15 Phrases I Learned from My Southern Mama

Southerners pride ourselves on our food, our accents and our upbringing. We love Jesus . . . but we cuss a little and our mamas taught us that pearls are always in style. When you cross the Mason-Dixon line, it’s like crossing into another world. Our words are long and days are longer. Our tea … Read more 15 Phrases I Learned from My Southern Mama

Ten Empowering Films to Watch with Your Daughter

My daughter is 3.  She’s not exactly at the age where we can bond over chocolate, home pedicures and gush over Sam Heughan in a kilt.  (I can’t wait!) She does however, eat all of my chocolate, smudge my wet nail polish and knows the entirety of The Skye Song.  Did I mention I was … Read more Ten Empowering Films to Watch with Your Daughter